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An exceptional independent day school and nursery for boys and girls from 2 to 11 years of age. Where no child goes unnoticed

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Our Governors are drawn from a wide range of professions and backgrounds and are invited to join the Council based on their skill set and commitment to the School. The Council is comprised of Foundation Governors and a Parent Governor.

Parent Governors serve a term of three years on the Council and some then become Foundation Governors. We welcome expressions of interest from our parent body and hold a list of potential governors for when relevant opportunities become available. The Governing Council is committed to the ethos and values of the School and works closely with the School's management team to fulfil the School's long term objectives.

Our Governing Council includes professionals and specialists in the fields of education, finance and health and safety.

  • Mr Ryan Davies (Chair of Governors) - who can be contacted via the school address
  • Mrs Sarah Byles - Treasurer, Finance and General Purposes Committee 
  • Mr Phil Morrison - Marketing Committee
  • Ms Mel Stimson - Education, Safeguarding and SEN 
  • Mrs Fiona Kennedy - Premises Committee
  • Mr Tim Morgan - Premises Committee
  • Mr Ed Falconer - Parent Governor and Marketing
  • Mr Rhys Hoy - Parent Governor and Marketing

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“We moved our son to Fairfield as we felt he needed a nurturing and caring environment coupled with an education to suit his individual needs and, after much consideration, we chose Fairfield as we felt it ticked all the boxes. However, we obviously hoped all we had been told and had seen would be proven once he started.”



Fairfield School

Fairfield Way


Bristol BS48 3PD

Fairfield is accredited by the Independent Schools Council, affiliated to the Independent Schools Association and the Association of PNEU Schools.

Fairfield PNEU School (Backwell) Limited is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England No. 814684. The company is established for charitable purposes. Charity No. 310215.

Classroom, class and staff photographs reproduced with permission from Dave Pratt Photography; Whole school and individual staff photographs reproduced with permission from Colorfoto Ltd.

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